My Chickens Sound Like Geese!

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Deckgirls, Aug 25, 2014.

  1. Deckgirls

    Deckgirls Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have 4 RIR chickens. They are around 16ish weeks old (not too sure honestly) and they have all been "cheeping" away. well just last week my one (who honestly looks a bit older, she is bigger than the rest) has been making a "honk" sound like a goose instead of a "bawk" sound :) is this normal? she is really loud about it too and usually does it when she sees me coming back to the coop.
     
  2. chikkenfriend

    chikkenfriend Chillin' With My Peeps

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    We have a Buff Orpington who 'honks'. She has always had a much deeper voice than the others. We named her Wheezy because of it. It sounded like she had a cold. But it's been months now (she about 5 months old) and she's doing great. She's active, friendly, growing like crazy and an all around great girl. And yes, she can get loud, too.

    Best of luck to ya!
     

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